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Puddleduck Lodge

Puddleduck Lodge
Very good
15 reviews
Puddleduck Lodge
The comfortable lounge
Dining room for 4
The fully equipped kitchen
The comfortable main bedroom with double bed.
The cosy second bedroom with twin beds
Lodges dotted along the beck
The park contains a pub and shop, open until late
Children love the river pool
A dramatic setting for the adventure playground
The Lodges nestle in the Troutbeck valley (seen at bottom left)
A walk around Ullswater can include a ride on the steamer
The pier with boats for hire at Derwent Water
The view from Catbells
Striding edge on Helvellyn
Dogs are welcome at Puddleduck Lodge
Ample parking at Puddleduck Lodge for 2 cars
Puddleduck Lodge
On top of a fell
Lakeland daffodils in spring
Dappled sunlight in the Duddon valley
Derwent Water reflections
Windermere from the Troutbeck valley
The Troutbeck valley in early spring
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Troutbeck, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Puddleduck Lodge is positioned right on the banks of the Troutbeck river which flows into Windermere. This lovely pine Lodge has 2 bedrooms and a balcony over the river.<BR><BR>Puddleduck Lodge is fully equipped and provides very high quality accommodation for your Lake District holiday. The lodge is an open plan log cabin design with attractive pine panelling throughout the interior. There is a wonderful riverside balcony, just perfect for outdoor dining beside the river.<BR><BR>The Lodge is situated in the heart of the Lake District National Park at Limefitt in the Troutbeck valley. This is one of the most beautiful valleys in the Lake District yet very peaceful and relaxing. Many lovely Lakeland walks start straight from the front door of your Lodge. The village of Troutbeck also boasts 2 fine pubs serving quali... Read more
About the Owner, Robert H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Feb 2011
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 31 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL153909
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English first
Trowbridge, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
56 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

wonderful log cabin as described and in a great position on the park. So many things to see and do in the area we shall have to book again as a week just was not long enough. We had 3 days of sun and four days of rain and wind but the whole week was fabulous. Lots of interesting activities...

Carlisle, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 11 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Lodge is well equipped and was spotless. Beds are very comfortable. Woke up to the horses in the paddock opposite and the river directly outside.

Chris J
Formby, England, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

We loved our stay at Puddleduck. The lodge is very cosy and a perfect size for 4 people. It was very clean and well equipped for cosy days / evenings and also the ideal location for a relaxed walking holiday. We opened our balcony doors and enjoyed the sound of the river next to us. Big thanks to Robert (the...

Management response:

Thanks Chris for your lovely review. We're so pleased you had such memorable stay! The walk from the Lodge to Ambleside is really nice and a brilliant place to propose - very romantic! We'd be very happy for you both to stay at Puddleduck Lodge in future (for your honeymoon maybe?) There are plenty more walks and pubs in the...


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Puddleduck Lodge provides excellent open plan log cabin design. There is a comfortable and cosy lounge with double doors leading onto the riverside balcony. This has spectacular views of the Lake District mountains as well as the river. Outdoor tables and chairs and a barbeque are provided for riverside dining. <BR><BR>The spacious dining room accommodates four people in comfort. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything needed for easy self-catering holidays. The two generous bedrooms each have wardrobes and dressing tables. One bedroom has a double bed and the other has twin beds.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
1 Sep 2017 -
5 Oct 2017
Early Autumn
3 nights
6 Oct 2017 -
19 Oct 2017
3 nights
20 Oct 2017 -
26 Oct 2017
October Half term
7 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
All prices are fully inclusive of gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and cleaning.

Please click on the link at the bottom of this page to check our website for latest prices, special offers and any late availability.

The National Park rules mean the Lodge has to be closed between January 14th and February 28th each year. We open again on March 1st.

Puddleuck Lodge can be rented with Riverside Lodge, property number 153910. This is our other Lodge and is only a few yards away.
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About the neighbourhood
There are lots of place to visit and enjoy that are close to Puddleduck Lodge. Stepping out of the door can take you directly onto the Lake District mountains. There is a National Trust property within walking distance as well as 3 pubs, all serving excellent ales and food. <BR><BR>Windermere lake is a 5 minute drive away and there a hundred things to do on and around the Lake. Victorian steamers sail the length of the lake all year round and small motor boats, rowing boats and canoes can be hired at several places. Mountain bikes are also very popular and are available in many places. Several forests maintain off-road cycle routes which are safe for smaller children and exhilerating for the more adventurous. <BR><BR>Over 5 million visitors enjoy the Lake District e... more
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 100.0 km
Railway: Windermere: 4.0 km
Ferry: Liverpool: 100.0 km
Puddleduck Lodge is located near Windermere in the middle of the Lake District, and is only 20 minutes from the M6 motorway.<BR><BR>Leave the M6 at junction 36 and then follow the A590 and then A591 towards Windermere. At Windermere take the right turn at the first mini-roundabout signposted Kirkstone Pass (A592). Follow this road for 2.4 miles and just past the church is the entrance to Limefitt Park. For Satnav purposes the postcode is LA23 1PA.<BR><BR>The nearest major airports are Manchester and Liverpool. Both are around 60 miles/100km from Puddleduck Lodge and are served by many international and budget airlines. Car hire is available at both airports.<BR><BR>Windermere has a railway sation. The main West Coast train line passes through Oxenholme... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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